Rochester man facing armed robbery charge

Police responded to a home invasion/robbery in the 800 block of 9th Ave. SE after a 29-year-old male was reportedly robbed.

Posted: Jan 16, 2018 1:56 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - A 24-year-old man, Keith West, is facing an aggravated robbery charge after police say he robbed a man at gunpoint Sunday night.
Police responded to a home invasion/robbery in the 800 block of 9th Ave. SE after a 29-year-old male was reportedly robbed.
Police say the victim owed West’s girlfriend $20, and West then showed up with a gun and robbed him of more than $100.
Police were able to identify and locate West at the Fairfield Apartments off 16th St. SE. He was detained and police recovered a gun.

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